lemon cucumbers

Garden Diaries: Early September 2018

In an effort to be better with documenting what I'm doing in the garden, when things are planted, and how the different plants perform, here's a run down of happenings in the backyard over the last week. The last of this season's lemon cucumbers 09.01.1 ...

Preparing for the Fall Vegetable Garden

A look back at the summer, we grew Black Krim tomatoes, Champion tomatoes, Roma tomatoes, lemon cucumbers, slicing cucumbers, green and red chard, chives, oregano, cilantro, cinnamon basil, sacred basil (not shown), and Calabacita squash. ...

Backyard Gardening Lessons: Starting a Journal

I haven't been great with writing things down when it comes to keeping track of what happens in the garden. As a result, each season feels new, not just because another year has passed, but also because I feel like I haven't retained the knowledge from pr ...